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Hi I'm Clarence Freestone

I'm a Mormon great grandfather. My greatest happiness is based in Jesus Christ and the anticipation of eternal marital happiness.

About Me

I lost my sweetheart companion last February. At first I was devastated, but then received the assurance that nothing was lost. My marriage is more in force than ever before because now what we did on earth in the Temple of God has moved just one step closer to the eternities. My faith has increased by her going on. I have practiced chiropractic for over fifty years. 1985 we decided that since the Lord has been so good to us, we would want to serve Him for the rest of our earthlife. We were called and completed an eighteen month mission in south Texas. Since then we completed five more missions in Central and South America. We have four children, thirty-six grandchildren, and twelve great grandchildren.

Why I am a Mormon

Until I was eight years old I lived with loving Mormon parents who taught me right and wrong. We were very happy, so naturally I was baptized into the Mormon Church. I have always felt that it was Christ's church, and as I grew older and could make comparisons with Christ's ancient church, the hundreds of churches around me, and the Mormon church, there was not doubt. There has never been any doubt about the authenticity of the Mormon church. It is His church. It wasn't reformed from some other church. It is the same church that Jesus organized anciently, restored anew. The Bible testifies that Jesus is the Christ. We do too.

How I live my faith

The five pillars to my faith are, Obedience, Sacrifice, Living the requirements of the Gospel, Chastity and Consecration. I believe that trying to follow those ideal pillars will lead to great happiness and fulfillment. The opportunity to become more like my Savior has come from participation in His church. My wife and I have tried to never, in spite of our feelings of inadiquacy, turn away from a chance to serve in the church. My theme song has become "Have I done any good in the world today". I think of the words to that hymn each morning in my prayers. At the end of the day, as the song ends, "if not, I have failed indeed."